Finally took this beauty to see the ducks 🦆I now understand how the designer chose her colour palette 🎨 😍
Not quite ‘by the river’ just yet, but we are enjoying our blanket! 🍎🍏🍌🥪🧁
Picnic By The River has officially ended BUT I wasn’t ready to finish just yet! 🌸 I’ve enjoyed this CAL immensely so I’m creating an ‘extended picnic’ border - and the little people seem to approve, dontcha think? 😉 I won’t spoil the surprise by revealing what I’ve been working on just yet 🤫
🎶 Oh, I do like to be beside the seaside! 🎶 Off we go! An impromptu day trip to the beach started off with some frantic crocheting to finish part one of ‘Picnic On The Beach’ another fabulous pattern designed by Eleonora of Coastal Crochet, the sister blanket to the ‘Picnic By The River’ CAL.… Continue reading Seaside Adventure!
So, Picnic By The River week 4 is complete! 🍀 This week focused on four leaf clovers 🍀 My eldest son finds these every summer (I’ve never found one in my entire life!) I showed him how to press & preserve them.He very kindly let me use his collection (under supervision!) to take some photos… Continue reading Picnic By The River Week 4 🍀
🍓 Week 3! 🍓This week we joined the blocks we made in weeks 1&2, add the riverbank & some fabulously fun strawberries! This has been my (& Felicity’s - can’t you tell?!) favourite week so far, roll on week 4!!
Having fun working with week two #picnicbytherivercal - loving the clever FPtrtr3togs!!! Got the florals going on with my trousers! 💗 Just wondering what the central flower is, I’m thinking a dandelion or buttercup? 🌼🌼🌼
My youngest daughter is a slave driver. 😱 She’s always interested in anything I make & this CAL is no exception. She’s figured out I’m making a picnic blanket but as she’s only two she can’t say picnic, she says ‘pick-pick’ which is great until every time I get up for a toilet break, to… Continue reading Picnic By The River part 1
Here it is! The long awaited ‘Picnic By The River’ CAL from Little Box Of Crochet! I’ve waited so long to open this, so let’s take a look: 👀 💝 As usual, attention to detail starts with the box itself & the presentation... 💝 💝 Oh my! A book!📚 & that yarn.... ooooo the colours!… Continue reading Picnic By The River CAL 2021
Progress on the Rozeta blanket is slow & steady but she is looking beautiful with the variegated Scheepjes Our Tribe merino yarn finally starting to show through 😍 I did say I wanted to learn tapestry crochet! 🤭